Unit 4 | Module 1

Considerations for Research Ethics

Having a firm grasp on research ethics is a key part of being a health professions education researcher.  This module is intended to scaffold your exploration of research ethics in HPE.

TCPS2 Core Training Module

To be a Canadian researcher, one must be up-to-date and aware of good research practices. A great way to stay informed is to periodically take the Tri-Council Policy Statement (TCPS) Ethics training module. The certificate from this module is also a requirement of of most research ethics boards in Canada (e.g. Hamilton Integrated Research Ethics Board requires the Principal Investigator to submit the certificate to be able to receive approval from them for your project).

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